| Jun 10, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Confronted with emails he wrote five days before Michael Jackson's death, the chief executive of AEG Live admitted Monday his characterizations of Conrad Murray, the doctor who gave the singer the fatal dose of the anesthetic propofol, were wrong.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 10:49 AM
The chief executive of AEG referred to his own boss as a “paranoid scrooge” in an email exchange when the entertainment firm was preparing to promote Michael Jackson’s anticipated comeback tour in 2009.
Tim Leiweke, long the public face...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 3:41 PM
AEG was paying Michael Jackson's manager $100,000 a month, an arrangement that an attorney on Tuesday suggested was unusual and possibly a conflict since managers were typically supposed to represent their clients.
Brian Panish, an attorney for Jackson's...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:32 PM
While Michael Jackson’s mother and three children are suing AEG Live for what they say is the company’s role in the pop singer’s death, four of his brothers will perform this month at a festival the entertainment giant is producing and...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 2:33 PM
A retired music executive testified Monday in the Michael Jackson wrongful death trial that it would be "highly inappropriate" and "highly unusual" move for a concert promoter or producer to hire a physician for an artist.
Former Capitol Records...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 10:19 AM
The director of Stanford University’s sports medicine program testified Monday that Michael Jackson’s doctor for his “This Is It” concert series, who administered a fatal dose of the anesthetic propofol to the singer, had conflicts...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Michael Jackson’s eldest son testified Wednesday that during rehearsals for Jackson's anticipated "This Is It" comeback tour, his father told him, "They're going to kill me, they're going to kill me.'"
Prince Jackson said his father seemed...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 1:29 PM
The attorney for Michael Jackson’s family painted entertainment powerhouse Anschutz Entertainment Group as a gang of ruthless executives concerned only with becoming No. 1 in the concert business and caring nothing about the singer's well-being....
| Apr 29, 2013
| 5:42 PM
The attorney for Michael Jackson’s family told the jury Monday that AEG missed warning after warning about the singer's physical and mental condition and the doctor hired to treat him.
During his opening argument, attorney Brian Panish told the...
| May 14, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The choreographer for the “This Is It” tour testified Tuesday that he had no doubts about Michael Jackson’s ability to perform in the series of comeback concerts after seeing the singer at rehearsal in the days before his death.
| May 21, 2013
| 3:00 PM
In the days before Michael Jackson’s death, AEG executives were still attempting to secure a life insurance policy on the performer who had been acting erratically at rehearsals for his comeback tour, according to testimony and emails revealed in...